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Population and Demographics

Niagara's Village of 100

To help us better understand Niagara's population, we have envisioned our community as a village of 100 people.

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If Niagara had 100 people...

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If Welland was a village of 100 people...

21 would be 0 - 19 years old
23 would be 20 - 39 years old
35 would be 40 - 64 years old
21 would be 65+ years old
48 would be male
52 would be female
The median age would be 46 years

Income

After taxes, the median family income would be $65,344
After taxes, the median family income for single parents would be $43,529

Immigration Status

89 were born in Canada
10 have immigrated to Niagara
1 are a non-permanent resident

Shelter Costs

1 in 4 families would spend 30% or more of their income on shelter costs

Visible Minorities

The most common visible minorities are:
1. Black
2. Latin American
3. Chinese

If Welland was a village of people only 15 years and older...

Education

46 would have a post-secondary degree, diploma
33 would have a high school diploma
21 would have less than high school

Marital Status

55 would be married or common-law
26 would be single
19 would be separated, divorced or widowed

Employment

91 would be employed
9 would be unemployed

Labour Force Occupations

29
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13
9
12
8
5
4
2
2

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of the Population.

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